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Posted by BEAANS , 03 August 2013 · 121 views

I've been having trouble with scars lately. It's something I can't really talk about. I need to approach the topic in therapy but I don't feel brave enough. I would find it much easier to get on with things if I didn't have constant physical reminders of what happened to me. It feels as though my scars aren't a part of my body, or they're a part of my body that no longer belongs to me - they belong to them. And I have to acknowledge that all of the time. i wish it weren't so embarrassing so I could talk about it. Talk about how sometimes my mood gets stolen from me by these little souvenirs. It's so illogical but it just makes me feel out of control.



I feel similar about some of mine. One in particular is a name brand and scars from bad coping. Another way I try to look at them is, we survived thatso we must be stronger than we think. To me they are a reminder of what was, not the now (but I know that's hard on somedays to think like that). Sitting with you, if its okay?
:metoyou:
Hey One Day,
Thanks for sitting with me, it's comforting to know that someone is listening and can relate.

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